On the Korean Traditional Holiday: Chuseok

Chuseok (추석), korean traditional holiday, is originally known as Hangawi (한가위) –meaning the great middle of autumn. It is a major harvest festival and a three-day holiday in Korea. We celebrate Chuseok based on lunar calender-specifically 15th day of the 8th month of the lunar calendar. So it usually happens around middle of September. As a celebration […]

Icheon Rice Cultural Festival

Hello dear readers. In today’s post I will tell you about a festival you shouldn’t miss during your stay in Korea! I got the chance to go to Icheon Rice Culture Festival (이천 쌀문화축제), which took place at Seolbong Park(설봉공원) in Icheon. This is a city in Gyeonggi Province (경기도) and be careful because it shouldn’t […]